Optometrist

Job posting
Closing date: 11 June 2019

San Benito Health Foundation is seeking a skillful Optometrist to join the Community Health Center’s team of providers. This is a great opportunity for a motivated individual looking to make a difference at the community level, and enhance the quality of life of its members. We are a thriving, growing community health center in San Benito County, providing high quality, compassionate medical care, dental, health education and WIC services. Learn more about us here.

This position provides vision care to patients of San Benito Health Foundation; promotes positive patient relations, and participates in quality improvement activities. The optometrist is responsible for providing patients with quality vision care procedures including diagnosis, recommendations and treatment, as well as providing vision education and prevention services to patients and staff. Provides direct vision care, which includes vision tests and analyze results, diagnose sight problems, such as nearsightedness or farsightedness and eye diseases, such as glaucoma. Prescribes eyeglasses, contact lenses, and medications.

Optometrist is a full-time, exempt position that provides patients with quality vision care procedures including diagnosis, recommendations and treatment. As well as, direct vision care, which includes vision tests and analyze results, diagnose sight problems, and eye diseases. Other job duties include prescribing eyeglasses, contact lenses, medications, and vision education and prevention services to patients and staff.

Applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Degree from an accredited school of Optometry
  • Current and valid license to practice optometry issued by the California State Board of Optometry Examiners
  • Current BLS Certification
  • Spanish/bilingual is strongly preferred

SBHF offers a competitive compensation and benefit package, which includes medical, dental vision, and life insurance, as well as a 403(b) retirement plan. Bilingual/Spanish is a must. We welcome applications from new graduates.

How to apply

To apply for this position please email ekercado@sanbenitohealth.org make sure to include your resume .

Location

351 Felice Drive, Hollister
Hollister, CA 95023
United States
Non-Competitive Eligibility (NCE):
No

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